Some new documentary releases on dvd for January – February 2020

ANTONIO GAUDI (TBA) JAPAN 1984 TESHIGAHARA, HIROSHI BLU RAY ONLY £28.99
The work of Catalan architect Antonio Gaudí, as seen by Japanese New Wave director Hiroshi Teshigahara.
BETTY DAVIS – THEY SAY I’M DIFFERENT (E) 2019 £13.99
Documentary about funk singer Betty Davis.
BROTHERS IN ARMS – THE MAKING OF PLATOON (TBA) 2018 SANCHEZ, PAUL £13.99
Narrated by Charlie Sheen, the film depicts the making of Academy Award-winning war film ‘Platoon’ (1986), . Cast members including Sheen, Tom Berenger, Willem Dafoe and Johnny Depp reflect on their experiences of working with Oliver Stone, shooting the film in the Philippines, enduring intensive training for their roles and the bonds they formed during production.
INNA DE YARD (12A) 2019 WEBBER, PETER £15.99
Music documentary in which prominent and influential Jamaican reggae collaborate on an acoustic album and while reminiscing about their past experiences and the influence reggae has had on their cultural lives.
MADE IN AUSCHWITZ (15) 2019 WINTERBERG, S/NAGEL, S £14.99
Documentary that explores the treatment of women incarcerated in Auschwitz as they underwent medical experimentation. The documentary charts the history of the survivors as well as the efforts to have the Nazi doctors brought to justice.
MELODY MAKERS – THE BIBLE OF ROCK N’ ROLL (E) 2019 COLES, LESLIE ANN £13.99
A look at the influential UK music magazine ‘Melody Maker’, with anecdotes from artists regularly featured in the publication, including The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin.
MY GRANDPARENTS’ WAR (E) 2019 £19.99
All four parts of the British documentary series which sees four celebrities each explore their own grandparents’ roles in WWII. The guests are Helena Bonham Carter, Mark Rylance, Kristin Scott Thomas and Carey Mulligan.

DVDs available to buy from J.Whiting Books/Worldonlinecinema.com at –

http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/documentaries